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HiIf he can prove that this was ongoing for a year and that she portrayed herself to be an adult and never once said she was a minor, then the charges should be dismissed.
If, however, there is evidence via on line communication transcripts that she told him her age and he continued corresponding with him and did not report her as underage to the website administrators then the charges may be pursed and depending on what they are, the could be jail time.
Do you know what the charges are that he faces?
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I hear there were 6 charged all relating to attempted sex with a minor. I do not know the specifics ...they told me but i did not write it down. Just today I heard that she finally told her age at one point. This does not prove just because a year of friendship would have lead to actual sex because they finally met? I hear 2 of three charges may be 6 yrs in prison for attempt. This cannot be proven, ust because you meet up it is not 100 perecent fact he would of had sex with her. Would this be like "attempted" statutory rape... because of the fact if they did plan it ....it would of definitely been consentual. Is there any way they will drop the charges as he had no history and was set up? Is there any hope????????